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1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60202-1337
+1 847-492-8860
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Not a bad seat in the place

We have been to many concerts at Space. It’s a cozy venue to listen to music with friends. It has... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bartlett, Illinois
via mobile
Great music space, attached to a good Resturant

Once a burned out shell of an abandoned bank, this space was converted into a wonderful local and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
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“intimate venue” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (27 reviews)
“standing room” (14 reviews)
1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60202-1337
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to many concerts at Space. It’s a cozy venue to listen to music with friends. It has great acoustics, a beautiful, simple space, great service, and a friendly crowd. The beverage selection is good. Pizza can be purchased next door. An eclectic...More

Thank 276elizabethl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once a burned out shell of an abandoned bank, this space was converted into a wonderful local and intimate music and performance space. Typical events have both a small seating section, and standing room only. Limited tables are four seats each, so if you don’t...More

Thank Switherj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place is a fantastic venue to see a show. its a very tight and intimate space. ideal for music. great service as well.

Thank edward d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting this venue. Space is a small, intimate setting to attend a concert. Prices range depending on your seating or standing preference. Staff is wonderful and attentive. Because it is small, tables are close together. Wasn’t an issue for me. We enjoyed talking...More

Thank Marianne P
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful jazz night out for one of our favorites. Mostly sold out except for standing room only. The wait service was for drinks no food served. You can bring food in and some did but not at our table. Tables are shared unless you have...More

Thank David20130609
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Space is a fun venue for listening to music. The sound is good, and if you get a seat, it is also a comfortable room. The musical performers are varied and interesting.

Thank travelmad54
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I have seen many performers at Space and you always get the sense they enjoy being there. It is a great venue, but they have the most uncomfortable chairs anywhere I've ever been! If Space had more comfortable chairs (and truly it wouldn't take much!)...More

Thank 2sheila123
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Space offers such a variety of music and shows. My kids have seen local teen bands there. My husband and I have heard excellent blues, jazz and country music of well known artists and quasi-locals. All shows are very reasonable priced and in a very...More

Thank family-vacationer-5
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The "space" offered in this venue is perfect: "space" for several tables, two bars and standing room. The sound is great and they host some wonderful shows. The prices for cocktails are adult prices, rather than those for a college student budget, but they are...More

Thank ProfessorOnzaga
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I strongly recommend Space. It has a great atmosphere and awesome live music. You can order food from the pizzeria next door. You feel like you are in a hip part of Chicago but you are actually on the North Shore.

Thank lulukale
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Mary K
29 July 2015|
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Response from Eileen M | Reviewed this property |
You have to purchase tickets for shows. Check out their website, and you will see who will be playing there. You can purchase your tickets online.